Tend to Creativity

They had tended to the soil as best as they could; watering, gently massaging the loose dirt into a firm and secure spot and even alternating the amount of sunlight the little brown pot was exposed to. And yet, there the two children stood, with barely a nub pushing through. The younger brother plopped down …

Buried Voice

This wasn't the first time that he had been left speechless, his voice buried under a mass of anxiety. As he fidgeted with his fingers at the podium, he tried to bury the unwanted voices; murmurs of concern from the faculty, confusion from his more compassionate classmates and jeers from his peers. He swallowed heavily …

Caper through Doubt

The mind is a strange thing, indeed. Riddled with things you don't need. Self- doubt, anxiety and depression, the come in wave or in quick succession. But what can one do when overtaken by doubt? The best option I've found is to caper about. How does that help problems we don't see? Well it's really …

Multiple Meanings

This is a very basic post today, but I wanted to write haikus, so I'm using all the denotative meanings of today's daily post word. Hope you enjoy! Lost in Thought I pluck at the grass. Small drops of rain hit my head. Maybe I should go. Far from Home Plucked from home, lost, scared. …

Quality in Quantity

There is a saying that is used very often for various situations. This saying is "quality over quantity". To an extent, I understand what this is saying and how it is impacted by the context. It can be displayed through many creative outlets. If in making too many pieces, the quality of these pieces are …